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Yoni Heisler

Since 2015
Top Channel Apple
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Yoni Heisler has been writing about Apple and the tech industry at large for over 15 years. A life long Mac user and Apple expert, his writing has appeared in Edible Apple, Network World, MacLife, Macworld UK, and TUAW. When not analyzing the latest happenings with Apple, Yoni enjoys catching Improv shows in Chicago, playing soccer, and cultivating new TV show addictions.

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How to recover deleted iPhone photos the easy way

April 28th, 2022

These days, many people store thousands upon thousands of photos on devices like the iPhone. And every so often, people mistakenly delete a photograph that they would later like to recover. If you’re an iPhone user, the good news is that there’s an easy way to retrieve these photos. Today we’re going to show you …

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8 iPhone tricks you probably never knew existed

April 26th, 2022

The sheer volume of iPhone tricks lurking beneath the surface is truly astounding. We’ve covered quite a few of them before, and today we’re back with a few more iPhone tricks that you probably didn’t even know existed. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m still not sure why Apple doesn’t create an easily accessible repository for …

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5 new iPhone features rumored to arrive in iOS 16

April 23rd, 2022

With May right around the corner, we’re inching closer to Apple’s annual WWDC event. Scheduled to kick off on June 6, WWDC is where Apple traditionally shows off all the software enhancements it’s been working on over the past year. So while we’ll undoubtedly see Apple introduce new iterations of watchOS, macOS, and iPadOS, there’s …

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Viral TikTok shows a secret iPhone trick that makes any photo look better

April 22nd, 2022

While iPhone camera performance has improved drastically over the years, the built-in filters on Apple’s Photos app are surprisingly mediocre. Especially when compared to filters you see on apps like Instagram, Apple’s own offerings are decidedly uninteresting. Truth be told, if you’re looking to add some life to your iPhone photos, you need to get …

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How to lock any iPhone app so no one else can get in

April 15th, 2022

With all the private and sensitive information we store on our phones, having someone poke around on your device can be a nerve-wracking experience. For example, if you hand your phone to a co-worker to show him a video, the last thing you want is for him to get nosy and fire up your banking …

Apple reveals stunning ‘Shot on iPhone’ macro photo contest winners

April 14th, 2022

One of the more exciting features of Apple’s iPhone 13 Pro lineup is its upgraded camera. The new shooter is impressive, adding support for macro photography. Thanks to a redesigned lens and autofocus system, Apple boasts that its top-of-the-line iPhone models can focus on objects at 2 centimeters. In turn, the iPhone 13 Pro can …

New Apple Watch features coming in watchOS 9 just leaked

April 12th, 2022

While Apple Watch improvements over the past few years have largely been incremental, Apple has some big plans in store for its popular wearable. According to a report from Bloomberg, the Apple Watch feature set will likely expand in a major way sooner rather than later. And while some of Apple’s planned features may not …


Hidden trick lets you control your Apple Watch without even touching it

April 12th, 2022

Apple has long been at the forefront when it comes to implementing accessibility features in its products. And while most people know about accessibility features on the Mac and the iPhone, accessibility features on the Apple Watch are less widely known. To this point, there is one accessibility feature on the Apple Watch that lets …